Project Manager (Finance/Manufacturing Project)

Job Title: Project Manager (Finance/Manufacturing Project)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Klang Valley
Salary: RM10,000 - RM15,000
Contact Name: Christine Ow Yong Hwei Chen
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 27, 2018 12:49

Job Description

About the client 

Our client is an international food conglomerate and Fortune 500. 


About the role

Responsible for all portfolio and project management vision and supervisory activities for projects with up to high cost and risk, including project leadership, project planning, project execution, project control, and business results


Your responsibilities

Accountability Category #1: PROJECT LEADERSHIP 

  • Leads strategic vision to a team of project managers utilizing full knowledge of portfolio management and general business/technical acumen. 

  • Guides periodic project reviews conducted by direct report project managers utilizing thorough knowledge of the project delivery process. 

  • Identifies, recommends and implements project management best practices based on expert knowledge of project management. 

  • Provides direct supervision, mentorship, coaching and development for a team of project managers. 


Accountability Category #2: PROJECT PLANNING 

  • Coaches project managers in the definition of project objectives and scope utilizing expert knowledge of project management practices and procedures. 

  • Coaches project managers in the development of the Integrated Project Plan for projects with up to high cost and risk. 


Accountability Category #3: PROJECT EXECUTION 

  • Leads project managers in the execution of projects up to high cost and risk. 

  • Leads project managers in usage of the project management framework to achieve project objectives of delivered on time, on budget and business results are realized for projects up to high cost and risk. 


Accountability Category #4: PROJECT CONTROL 

  • Monitors project progress on portfolio of projects to identify variances from the plan and make needed corrections for projects with up to high cost and risk. 

  • Mentors project managers in resolution of issues within their project that do not require Project Sponsor attention. 


Accountability Category #5: BUSINESS RESULTS 

  • Accountable for ensuring that Project Sponsors and stakeholders receive routine status and active communication of issues and threats. 

  • Confirms successful project implementations and benefit capture for all projects in the portfolio. 

  • Confirms successful completion of all project phases and closure of all aspects of the project portfolio.


Accountability Category #6: PEOPLE MANAGEMENT 

  • Responsible for the people management in area of responsibility including recruiting, retention, development and engagement of team. 

  • Manages and provides coaching to direct reports.

  • Manages resources and creates plans for workforce needs.


You will have

  • Minimum Bachelor’s in Science, Finance (not accounting), Economic and other related. 

  • Experience of project management or project analysis, eg: construction, greenfield, business optimization, process improvement, etc. 

  • Good communication; Modeling skill; data analysis and scenario plan analysis. 

  • Passion and eager to learn new things and drive changes. Facing conflicts, asking proper questions and provide suggestion.